aapdc-cme-credits

If you are one of the 57 participants — over half of the guests at DC AAP’s Annual Spring Meeting on April 14, 2016 — who turned in your completed CME paperwork, you are now able to claim 2.5 CME credits for attending DC AAP’s Symposium on Understanding and Addressing Toxic Stress and Adverse Childhood Experiences. Participants eligible to receive the CME credits include physicians, fellows and candidate members of the American Academy of Pediatrics, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners.

Your contact information has been uploaded into AAP’s official PediaLink Transcript system, and you can now record the 2.5 CME credits earned from attending DC AAP’s Annual Spring Meeting to your annual AAP transcript. Credits must be recorded within one (1) year of the CME activity.

To record your AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ in the official AAP Transcript system, please follow the instructions below.

AAP Members & PediaLink Subscribers:

  1. Log on to PediaLink at www.pedialink.org with your AAP Login and Password
  2. Click the Continuing Education tab
  3. Click the CME Transcript button
  4. Click Claim Your Credit
  5. *Enter Date Earned – April 14, 2016
  6. Enter the total number of credits you are claiming – 2.5 credits
  7. Check Confirm Claim box
  8. Click Submit to finish

Print Certificate of Participation:

  1. Click View Your Claimed Credits tab
  2. Select Transcript Year
  3. Click activity Certificate link

*Credits will appear within the transcript year that the credits are being claimed. For example: If credit is recorded for this CME activity that occurred on 4/14/2016, the credits will post to your 2016 AAP transcript.

Non-AAP Members: To have your credits recorded and a transcript mailed, submit a copy of the Certificate of Participation, include your AAP ID number and the total number of credits you are claiming to the AAP office with payment of $25.00.

Please mail check payments to:
American Academy of Pediatrics
37925 Eagle Way
Chicago, IL 60678

If you experience any issues with recording the credit, you may contact AAP Transcripts transcripts@aap.org or 800/933-9016 ext. 7387 or contact Kim Keymer at DC AAP at kim.keymer@aapdc.org.

DC AAP’s Annual Spring Meeting was planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the DC Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). The American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 2.50 AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
  • This program is accredited for 2.50 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0 contain pharmacology (Rx), (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances), content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing Education Guidelines.